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Cardiothoracic Ethics Forum Reference List, 2000 - 2018

2018

Arnold JF, Boan AD, Lackland D, Sade RM. Clinical and translational research ethics: training consultants and biomedical research personnel. Am J Bioeth. 2018;18(1):57-61.
Millikan S, Trachiotis G, Sade RM. Should a surgeon comply with hospital administration’s demand to change valve preference? J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. In press.
Moffatt-Bruce S, Clark S, DiMaio M, Fann J. Leadership oversight for patient safety programs: an essential element. Ann Thorac Surg. 2018 Feb;105(2):351-356.
Prager RL, Murillo Berlioz A, Trachiotis GD, Sade RM. Battling the chimaera: how much disclosure of rare risks is necessary? J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. In press.
Sade RM. Controversies in clinical research ethics. J Law Med Ethics. 2017;45(3):291-294.
Sewell RW, Warraich HJ, Sade, RM. Biting the dust with medical help: should state law legitimize physicianassisted suicide? J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. In press.
Varghese TK, Entwistle J III, Mayer J, Moffat-Bruce S, Sade RM, for the Cardiothoracic Ethics Forum. Ethical standards for cardiothoracic surgeons’ participation in social media. Ann Thorac Surg. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. In press.

2017

Arnold JF, Sade RM. Wearable technologies in collegiate sports: the ethics of collecting biometric data from student-athletes. Am J Bioeth. 2017;17(1):67-70. DOI: 10.1080/15265161.2016.1251648.
Brasel KJ, Entwistle JW III, Sade RM. Should family presence be allowed during cardiopulmonary resuscitation? Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Nov;102(5):1438-1443. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.02.011.
Camp M, Gross A, McKneally M. Patient views on financial relationships between surgeons and surgical device manufacturers: author response. Can J Surg. 2015 Dec;58(6):E8-E9.
Cua S, Moffatt-Bruce S, White S. Reputation and the best hospital rankings: what does it really mean? Am J Med Qual. 2017 Nov/Dec;32(6):632-637.
Fenton KN. A father's broken heart. Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Dec;102(6):1786. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.09.085.
Entwistle JWC III. The American Association for Thoracic Surgery 2016 Ethics Forum: cost-effectiveness and the ethics of left ventricular assist device therapy. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2017 Oct;154(4):1315-1318.
Ferrigno BN, Sade RM. Beyond “sign at the X”: in pursuit of comprehension. Am J Bioeth Neuroscience. 2017;8(1):41-43.
Hefner JL, Huerta TR, McAlearney AS, Barash B, Latimer T, Moffatt-Bruce SD. Navigating a ship with a broken compass: evaluating standard algorithms to measure patient safety. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2017 Mar 1;24(2):310-315.
Kavarana MN, Turnbull JM, Sade RM. Should a down syndrome child with a failing heart be offered heart transplantation? Ann Thorac Surg. 2017;104:1111-1116.
Moffatt-Bruce S, Crestanello J, Way DP, Williams TE Jr. Providing cardiothoracic services in 2035: signs of trouble ahead. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2017 Oct 31.
Moffatt-Bruce SD. Public reporting: will this help inform what patients and families need to know? J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2017 Jun;153(6):1623-1626
Nabozny MJ, Kruser JM, Steffens NM, et al. Patient-reported limitations to surgical buy-in: a qualitative study of patients facing high-risk surgery. Ann Surg. 2017 Jan;265(1):97-102.
Rice MM, Sade RM. Mitigation of smoking damage: hospitals and the nudge. J SC Med Assoc. January 2017(3);262-265.
Sade RM, Boan AD. Accounting for outcomes: lies, damned lies, and statistics. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2017 May;153(5):1212-1213. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2016.12.009.
Sade RM, Kavarana M. Surgical ethics, today and tomorrow [e-published October 2017]. Future Cardiol.
Sade RM. A surprising alliance: two giants of the 20th century. Ann Thorac Surg. 2017;103:2015-2019.
Sade RM. Controversies in clinical research ethics. J Law Med Ethics. 2017;45(3):291-294.

2016

Bonkowski J, Carnes C, Melucci J, et al. Effect of barcode-assisted medication administration on emergency department medication errors. Acad Emerg Med. 2013 Aug;20(8):801-806.
Bonkowski J, Weber RJ, Melucci J, Pesavento T, Henry M, Moffatt-Bruce S. Improving medication administration safety in solid organ transplant patients through barcode-assisted medication administration. Am J Med Qual. 2014 May-Jun;29(3):236-241.
Bumpass DB, Samora JB, Butler CA, Jevsevar DS, Moffatt-Bruce SD, Bozic KJ. Orthopaedic quality reporting: a comprehensive review of the current landscape and a roadmap for progress. JBJS Rev. 2014 Aug 26;2(8).
Chandrasekaran A, Anand G, Sharma L, et al. Role of in-hospital care quality in reducing anxiety and readmissions of kidney transplant recipients. J Surg Res. 2016 Sep;205(1):252-259.e1.
Clarke MJ, Fenton K, Sade RM. Does declaration of brain death serve the best interest of organ donors rather than merely facilitating organ transplantation? Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Jun;101(6):2053-2058.
Elsharydah A, Warmack KO, Minhajuddin A, Moffatt-Bruce SD. Retained surgical items after abdominal and pelvic surgery: incidence, trend and predictors - observational study. Ann Med Surg (Lond). 2016 Nov 15;12:60-64.
Fann JI, Moffatt-Bruce SD, DiMaio JM, Sanchez JA. Human factors and human nature in cardiothoracic surgery. Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Jun;101(6):2059-2066.
Fenton KN. Ethical dilemmas at the bedside: how do we decide? Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2016;64:15-16.
Gray DM II, Hefner JL, Nguyen MC, Eiferman D, Moffatt-Bruce SD. The link between clinically validated patient safety indicators and clinical outcomes. Am J Med Qual. 2016 Dec 8;pii:1062860616683014. Jones JW, McCullough LB. Fiduciary disparity clarity: ethics of divided allegiances. J Vasc Surg. 2016 Feb;63(2):546-547. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2015.12.008.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. The ethics of dysfunctional professional relationships. J Vasc Surg. 2016 Jun;63(6):1651-1652. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2016.04.001.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. The ethics of insurance limiting institutional medical care: it's all about the money. J Vasc Surg. 2016 Apr;63(4):1108-1109.
Magruder K, Goretzka SC, Sade RM. Human subjects research: efficiency and quality for the military and beyond. Am J Bioeth. 2016 Aug;16(8):48-50.
Mavroudis C, Gaca J, Sade RM. Can a surgeon refuse to operate when an advance directive limits postoperative care? Ann Thorac Surg. 2016;102(4):1046-1051.
McAlearney AS, Sieck CJ, Hefner JL, et al. High touch and high tech (HT2) proposal: transforming patient engagement throughout the continuum of care by engaging patients with portal technology at the bedside. JMIR Res Protoc. 2016 Nov 29;5(4):e221.
Moffatt-Bruce SD, Ferdinand FD, Fann JI. Patient safety: disclosure of medical errors and risk mitigation. Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Aug;102(2):358-362.
Moffatt-Bruce SD, Nguyen MC, Fann JI, Westaby S. Our new reality of public reporting: shame rather than blame? Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Apr;101(4):1255-1261.
Nabozny MJ, Kruser JM, Steffens NM, et al. Patient-reported limitations to surgical buy-in: a qualitative study of patients facing high-risk surgery. Ann Surg. 2016 Jan 18.
Ohye RG, Jaggers JJ, Sade RM. Must surgeons in training programs allow residents to operate on their patients to satisfy board requirements? Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Jan;101(1):18-23.
Sade RM, for the Cardiothoracic Ethics Forum. Sanctions for research misconduct in cardiothoracic surgery journals. Simultaneous publication: Ann Thorac Surg. 2016;102(3):685-687. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2016 Sep;152(3):661-663.
Sade RM. Ethical and legal issues in pediatrics. J Law Med Ethics. 2016;44(2):228-230.
Sade RM. It takes a heart to save a family. Ann Thorac Surg. 2016;102(6):1782-1789.
Sade RM. Mandates and morality: forcing choice in organ donation. Am J Bioeth. In press.

2015

Bannon A, Sade RM. Pediatric assent for surgery: important but not definitive. Ann Behavioral Sci Med Educ. 2015,21(2):21-27.
Camp MW, Gross AE, McKneally MF. Patient views on financial relationships between surgeons and surgical device manufacturers. Can J Surg. 2015 Oct;58(5):323-329.
Chimowitz H, Hough S, Sade RM. Enhancement, ethics, and existentialism. Am J Bioethics Neuroscience. 2015;6(1):48-49.
Chimowitz H, Sade RM. Benefits and harms to organ donors. Am J Bioethics. 2015;15(8):19-20.
Chimowitz H, Sade RM. Introduction to the symposium: dangerous to stay, dangerous to leave: ethical and legal issues in domestic violence. J South Carolina Med Assoc. 2015;111(3):83-84.
Fenton K, Ellis J, Sade RM. Should a thoracic surgeon transfer a complicated case to a competing medical center against the hospital's order? Ann Thorac Surg. 2015 Aug;100(2):389-393.
Fenton KN, Cardarelli M. Different paths to the same end: a response to the question: quo vadis? Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2015 Feb;63(1):80.
Fenton KN. Ethical dilemmas at the bedside: how do we decide? Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2016;64:15-16.
Ferrigno B, Shelton K, Sade RM. South Carolina’s current approach to overcoming the domestic violence epidemic. J South Carolina Med Assoc. 2015;111(3):85-90.
Hilligoss B, Mansfield JA, Patterson ES, Moffatt-Bruce SD. Collaborating or "selling" patients? A conceptual framework for emergency department-to-inpatient handoff negotiations. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2015 Mar;41(3):134-143.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Is a gift authorship really a grift authorship? J Vasc Surg. 2015 Apr;61(4):1092-1093.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Is medical advertising always unethical, or does it just seem to be? J Vasc Surg. 2015 Jun;61(6):1635-1636.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Obligations and frustrations with high-risk patients: ethics of physicians' evaluations. J Vasc Surg. 2015 Feb;61(2):533-534.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. To treat or not to treat: on what should surgical therapy be based? J Vasc Surg. 2015 Dec;62(6):1658-1659.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. What is meant by high-risk informed consent? J Vasc Surg. 2015 Aug;62(2):510-511.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Where does innovation adaptation end and experimentation begin? J Vasc Surg. 2015 Oct;62(4):1074-1075.
Kruser JM, Pecanac KE, Brasel KJ, et al. "And I think that we can fix it": mental models used in high-risk surgical decision making. Ann Surg. 2015 Apr;261(4):678-684.
Moffatt-Bruce S, Hefner JL, McAlearney AS. Facing the tension between quality measures and patient satisfaction. Am J Med Qual. 2015 Sep-Oct;30(5):489-490.
Sade RM, Akins CW, Weisel RD. Managing conflicts of interest. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2015;149(4):971-972.
Sade RM. Can a physician ever justifiably euthanize a severely disabled newborn? J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2015;149(2):532.
Sade RM, ed. Surgical ethics: conflicts and controversies. New York, NY: Oxford University Press; 2015.
Sade RM. The pudding, the beef, and conflicts of interest. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 150(1):12-13.
Smith EA, Akusoba I, Sabol DM, et al. Surgical safety checklist: productive, nondisruptive, and the "right thing to do". J Postgrad Med. 2015 Jul-Sep;61(3):214-215.

2014

Atz TW, Sade RM, Williams P. Perceptions of academic health science research center personnel regarding informed consent processes & therapeutic misconception. Account Res. 2014;21(5):300-314.
Baskaran A, Sade RM. The relevance of research study phase to disclosure of off-label drug availability. Am J Bioethics. 2014;14(4):53-54.
Hilligoss B, Moffatt-Bruce SD. The limits of checklists: handoff and narrative thinking. BMJ Qual Saf. 2014 Jul;23(7):528-533.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Defining, aligning, or declining do not resuscitate during surgery. J Vasc Surg. 2014 Apr;59(4):1152-1153.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Discovering overtreatment: second-opinion dilemma. J Vasc Surg. 2014 Dec;60(6):1690-1692.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Ethics of administrative guidance: how much is too much? J Vasc Surg. 2014 Jun;59(6):1737-1738.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Extending life or prolonging death: when is enough actually too much? J Vasc Surg. 2014 Aug;60(2):521-522.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Is "your only hope" medical treatment choice really a choice? J Vasc Surg. 2014 Oct;60(4):1083-1084.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Publishing corruption discussion: predatory journalism. J Vasc Surg. 2014 Feb;59(2):536-537.
Jones JW, Novick W, Sade RM. Should a medical center deny employment to a physician because he smokes tobacco products? Ann Thorac Surg. 2014;98(3):799-805.
Moffatt-Bruce S, Denlinger C, Sade RM. Another surgeon’s error: must you tell the patient? Ann Thorac Surg. 2014;98(2):396-401.
Patel N, Sade RM. Ethical and legal aspects of prescription stimulant use by medical students. J SC Med Assoc. 2014;130(4):127-133.
Sade RM, McKneally MF. Evolution of STS ethical standards: adjudication, policy making, and education. Ann Thorac Surg. 2014;97(1):S44-S47.
Sade RM, Boan AD. The paradox of the dead donor rule: increasing death on the waiting list. Am J Bioethics. 2014;14(8):21-23.
Sade RM. All we do not know. Humanitas (MUSC). 2014;18:2-4.
Sade RM. Brain science in the 21st century: clinical controversies and ethical and legal implications. J Law Med Ethics. 2014;42(2):124-127.
Sade RM. Consequences of the dead donor rule. Ann Thorac Surg. 2014 Apr;97(4):1131-1132.
Sade RM. Ethical myths and misconceptions. J So Carolina Med Assoc. 2014;110(2):65-69.
Sade RM. Myths and misconceptions in biomedical ethics, 2013. In: Margolis PM, Raymond W, eds. Waggoner Lectureship in Ethics and Values in Medicine. Dallas, TX: Createspace Independent Pub; 2014:325-349.
Spillman MA, Sade RM. I, robotic surgeon. Virtual Mentor. 2014;16(10):813-817.
Suri M, McKneally M, Devon K. Tragic knowledge: truth telling and the maintenance of hope in surgery. World J Surg. 2014 Jul;38(7):1626-1630.
Suri M, McKneally M, Devon K. Withholding tragic knowledge may lead to a tragic death: a palliative care perspective: reply. World J Surg. 2014 Dec;38(12):3292.

2013

Camp MW, Mattingly DA, Gross AE, Nousiainen MT, Alman BA, McKneally MF. Patients' views on surgeons' financial conflicts of interest. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2013 Jan 16;95(2):e91-e98.
Crumbley AJ, Sade RM. Heart transplant program volume is not a measure of quality. Ann Thorac Surg. 2013 Apr;95(4):1509-1510.
Czeisler CA, Pellegrini CA, Sade RM. Should sleep-deprived surgeons be prohibited from operating without patients’ consent? Ann Thorac Surg. 2013;95(2):757-766.
Dresler CM, Kent MS, Whyte R, Sade RM. HCV infected resident: end of residency, end of career? Ann Thorac Surg. 2013;95(3):779-786.
Jacobs J, Mavroudis C, Sade RM. Surgical tourism: the role of cardiothoracic surgery societies in evaluating international surgery centers. Ann Thorac Surg. 2013 Jul;96(1):8-14.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Limits of confidentiality: to disclose or not to disclose. J Vasc Surg. 2013 Aug;58(2):521-523.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Medicine versus religion in the surgical intensive care unit: who is in charge? J Vasc Surg. 2013 Apr;57(4):1146-1147.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Operating one-handed: emergency treatment of Jehovah's Witnesses. J Vasc Surg. 2013 Feb;57(2):573-575.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. The ethics of imposing healthy professional lifestyles on professionals. J Vasc Surg. 2013 Jun;57(6):1693-1694.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Transgression confession: ethics of medical error disclosure. J Vasc Surg. 2013 Dec;58(6):1697-1699.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. When money and principles clash: the ethics of a surgical teaching service. J Vasc Surg. 2013 Oct;58(4):1115-1116.
Jones JW. Cartoons and AIDS: safer sex, HIV, and AIDS in Ralf König's comics. J Homosex. 2013 Aug;60(8):1096-1116.
Karimi K, McKneally MF, Adamson PA. Ethical considerations in aesthetic rhinoplasty. Arch Facial Plast Surg. 2012;14(6):442-450.
Mavroudis C, Mavroudis CD, Green J, Sade RM, Jacobs JP, Kodish E. Ethical considerations for post-cardiotomy extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. Cardiol Young. 2013;22(6):780-786.
Mazotas IG, McKneally MF, Wall A, Kodner IJ, Keune JD. When a patient refuses treatment for a postoperative complication: the ethics of postoperative care. Surgery. 2013 Nov;154(5):1131-1134.
Pecanac KE, Kehler JM, Brasel KJ, et al. It's big surgery: preoperative expressions of risk, responsibility, and commitment to treatment after high-risk operations. Ann Surg. 2013 Nov 18.
Sade RM, Lin SS, Pal JD. Reply to Kumar: prisoners on death row. Ann Thorac Surg. 2013 Feb;95(2):770-771.
Sade RM. Are surgeons ethically obligated to treat Medicare patients despite substantial reductions in reimbursement? J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 Jan;145(1):37.
Sade RM. Response to the case study of “To transplant or not to transplant?” Ann Behav Sci Med Educ. 2013;19(1):35-37.
Sade RM. Should access to TAVR be limited to high-volume surgical centers? J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013;145(1):1439-1440.
Smyth JK, Deveney KE, Sade RM. Who should adopt robotic surgery, and when? Ann Thorac Surg. 2013 Oct;96(4):1132-1137.
Stone ML, Kern JA, Sade RM. Transcatheter aortic valve replacement: clinical aspects and ethical considerations. Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 Dec;94(6):1791-1795.
Williams JB, Sade RM, D’Amico TA. Framing for success: nocebo effects in thoracic surgery. Ann Thorac Surg. 2013;95(1):9-11.

2012

Akins CW. An issue of accountability. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2012 Sep;144(3):530-531.
Akins CW. The ethical dilemma of thoracic surgery recertification. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2012 Mar;143(3):521-522.
Blake JH, Schwemmer MK, Sade RM. The patient-surgeon relationship in the cyber era: communication and information. Thorac Surg Clin. 2012;22(4):531-538.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Discontent with operative consent. J Vasc Surg. 2012 Apr;55(4):1185-1186.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Ethics of medical finance: when is enough too much? J Vasc Surg. 2012 Oct;56(4):1153-1154. 
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Ethics of treating postoperative pain. J Vasc Surg. 2012 Feb;55(2):583-584.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Medical care manifesto. J Vasc Surg. 2012 Jun;55(6):1812-1813.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Medical expert witness litmus. J Vasc Surg. 2012 Aug;56(2):528-529.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. The question of an impaired surgeon dilemma. J Vasc Surg. 2012 Dec;56(6):1761-1762.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. When is medical industry backing lacking? J Vasc Surg. 2012 Jun;55(6):1810-1811. 
Karimi K, McKneally MF, Adamson PA. Ethical considerations in aesthetic rhinoplasty: a survey, critical analysis, and review. Arch Facial Plast Surg. 2012 Jun 18:1-9.
Kavarana M, Sade RM. Ethics in cardiac surgery. Future Cardiol. 2012;8(3):451-466.
Lin SS, Rich L, Pal JD, Sade RM. Prisoners on death row should be accepted as organ donors. Ann Thorac Surg. 2012;93:1773-1779.
Sade RM. Foundational ethics of the health care system: the moral and practical superiority of free market reforms. In: Steinbock B, London AJ, Arras J, eds. Ethical Issues in Modern Medicine. 8th ed. New York, NY: McGraw Hill; 2012.
Sade RM. Health care reform: ethical foundations, policy, and law. J Am Coll Surg. 2012;215(2):286-296.
Sade RM. Should use of transcatheter aortic valve implantation be rationed? J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2012;143(4):769-770.
Sade RM. The graying of America: challenges and controversies. J Law Med Ethics. 2012;40(1):6-9.
Sade RM. The health care reform law (PPACA): controversies in ethics and policy. J Law Med & Ethics. 2012;40(3):523-525.
Sade RM. Why physicians should not lie for their patients. Am J Bioeth. 2012;12(3):17-19.
Williams JB, Mathews R, D’Amico TA. “Reality surgery”—a research ethics perspective on the live broadcast of surgical procedures. J Surg Educ. 2011;68:58-61.

2011

Entwistle JWC, Sade RM, Petrucci RJ. The ethics of mechanical support: the need for new guidelines. Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 December 6;92:1939-1942.
Grzybowski A, Sade RM, Loff B. Ethical problems in invasive clinical research. Ophthalmology. 2011 Apr;118(4):787-788.
Hecker S, Sade RM. Ethical issues in cardiothoracic surgery for the elderly. In: Katlic MR, ed. Cardiothoracic Surgery in the Elderly. New York, NY: Springer. 2011:89-104.
Howard F, McKneally MF, Upshur RE, Levin AV. The formal and informal surgical ethics curriculum: views of resident and staff surgeons in Toronto [published online ahead of print Jun 28, 2011]. Am J Surg.
Immelt SJ, Gaudiani VA, Sade RM. Should the financial link between industry and physician consultants be severed? Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Sep;92(3):781-787.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Clinical care checklists: salvations or frustrations? J Vasc Surg. 2011;53:1429-430.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. How informed need be informed consent? J Vasc Surg. 2011;54:1830-1831.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Patient-originated futility insight: ethical right or ethical plight? J Vasc Surg. 2011;54:237-2239. 
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Business dealings with a patient: money never sleeps. J Vasc Surg. 2011;53:856-857.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Ethics of rehearsing procedures on a corpse. J Vasc Surg. 2011;54:870-880. 
McKneally MF. Leopards and ghosts in the temple. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2011 Dec;142(6):1339-1340.
McKneally MF. The ethics of innovation: Columbus and others try something new. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2011 Apr;141(4):863-866.
Naunheim K, Bridges C, Sade RM. A Jehovah’s Witness patient who faces imminent exsanguination should be transfused. Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Nov;92(5):1559-1564.
Sade RM, American Association for Thoracic Surgery Ethics Committee, The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Standards and Ethics Committee. Cardiothoracic surgical organizations’ standards for interactions with companies. Simultaneously published: Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Jul. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2011 Jul;142:12-17.
Sade RM. Brain death, cardiac death, and the dead donor rule. J SC Med Assoc. 2011 August;107:99-102.
Sade RM. From laboratory to bedside: ethical, legal, and social issues in translational research. Am J Med Sci. 2011 Oct;342(4):265-266.
Sade RM. Full disclosure: where is the evidence for nefarious conflicts of interest? Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Aug;92(2):417-420.
Sade RM. The locus of decision making for severely impaired newborn infants. Am J Bioethics. 2011;11(2):40-41.
Self D, Sade RM, Landry KA, Boisaubi EV. Case study: Paul’s dilemma—pelvic examination: an educational tool? Ann Behav Sci Med Educ. 2011;17:32-35.
Spillman MA, Sade RM. Does fortune foul fidelity? Am J Bioethics. 2011 Sep;11(9):14-15. 

2010

Brockbank KGM, Swaja RE, Wueste DE, Sade RM. Resolving the shortage of organs for transplantation: ethics, science, and technology. J SC Med Assoc. 2010 Oct;106:209-212.
D'Amico TA, McKneally MF, Sade RM. Ethics in cardiothoracic surgery: a survey of surgeons' views. Ann Thorac Surg. 2010 Jul;90(1):11-13.
Epright C, Sade RM. Introduction: conundrums and controversies in mental health and illness. J Law, Medicine & Ethics. 2010;38(4):722-726.
Estrera AL, Ikonomidis S, Ikonomidis JS, Sade RM. Impending loss of insurance coverage is an indication to proceed with complex, expensive surgery. Ann Thorac Surg. 2010 Jun;89(6):1709-1716.
Howard F, McKneally MF, Levin AV. Integrating bioethics into postgraduate medical education: the University of Toronto model. Acad Med. 2010 Jun;85(6):1035-1040. 
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Conflict of credentialing: accolade or unfair trade. J Vasc Surg. 2009;50:1511-1512. 
Jones JW, McCullough LB. I know about Jack and your no Jack Kevorkian. J Vasc Surg. 2010;52:489-490. 
Jones JW, McCullough LB. The ethical hierarchy of do not resuscitate orders: never say never. J Vasc Surg. 2010;52:1384-1386.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. To sleep or not to sleep, that is the question. J Vasc Surg. 2010;51:133-134.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Where to declare poor nursing home care. J Vasc Surg. 2009;50:934-935. 
King P, Sade RM. Patient autonomy in surgery. In: Spandorfer J, Pohl CA, Rattner SL, NascaTJ. Professionalism in medicine: the case-based guide for medical students. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press; 2010:34-36.
McCullough LB, Jones JW. Untangling ethical challenges in surgery. Lancet. 2009;374:1058-1059.
Sade RM. Breaches of health information: are electronic records different from paper records? J Clin Ethics. 2010;21(1):39-41.
Sade RM. Dangerous liaisons? Industry relations with health professionals. J Law, Medicine & Ethics. 2009;37(3):398-400. 
Sade RM. Technical skill and informed consent. Virtual Mentor. 2010;12:87-90.

2009

Adedeji S, Sokol DK, Palser T, McKneally M. Ethics of surgical complications. World J Surg. 2009 Apr;33(4):732-737. 
Cerfolio RJ, Jacobs, JP, Sade RM. The ethics of transparency: publication of cardiothoracic surgical outcomes in the lay press. Ann Thorac Surg. 2009;679-686.
D’Amico TA, Krasna MJ, Sade RM. No heroic measures—how soon is too soon to stop? Ann Thorac Surg. 2009;87:11-18.
DiMaio JM, Salerno TA, Bernstein R, Araujo K, Ricci M, Sade RM. Ethical obligation of surgeons to non-compliant patients: can a surgeon refuse to operate on an intravenous drug-abusing patient with recurrent aortic valve prosthesis infection? Ann Thorac Surg. 2009 Jul;88(1):1-8.
Goodman JC, Gorman L, Herrick D, Sade RM. Health care reform: do other countries have the answers? National Center for Policy Analysis. Available at http://www.ncpathinktank.org/pdfs/sp_Do_Other_Countries_Have_the_Answers.pdf. Published March 10, 2009. Accessed May 7, 2009.
Hippen B, Ross LF, Sade RM. Saving lives is more important than abstract moral concerns: financial incentives should be used to increase organ donation. Ann Thorac Surg. 2009;88:1053-1061.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Conflict of credentialing: accolade or unfair trade. J Vasc Surg. 2009;50:1511-1512. 
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Dominions of surrogate opinions: who is in charge? J Vasc Surg. 2009;49:249-250. 
Jones JW, McCullough LB. How to guarantee trainee moral purity? J Vasc Surg. 2009;49:709.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Surgical infomercials: the price of stardom. J Vasc Surg. 2009;50:214-215. 
Jones JW, McCullough LB. To transfer or not to transfer, that is the question. J Vasc Surg. 2009;49:1337-1338.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Where to declare poor nursing home care. J Vasc Surg. 2009;50:934-935. 
Mack MJ, Sade RM, for the American Association for Thoracic Surgery Ethics Committee and The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Standards and Ethics Committee. Relations between cardiothoracic surgeons and industry. Simultaneously published: Ann Thorac Surg. 2009 May;87(5):1334-1336. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2009 May;137(5):1047-1049.
McCullough LB, Jones JW. Untangling ethical challenges in surgery. Lancet. 2009;374:1058-1059.
McKneally MF, Martin DK, Ignagni E, D'Cruz J. Responding to trust: surgeons' perspective on informed consent [published online April 19, 2009]. World J Surg.
Sade RM. Dangerous liaisons? Industry relations with health professionals. J Law Med Ethics. 2009;37(3):398-400.

2008

Bostick A, Levine MA, Sade RM. Ethical obligations of physicians participating in public health quarantine and isolation measures. Public Health Reports. 2008 Jan-Feb;123(1):3-8.
Dresler C, Cherry M, Sade RM. Should smoking tobacco products in public places be legally banned? Ann Thorac Surg. 2008;86:699-707.
Jones JW (condensed). Declarations of intraoperative complications. Surgery News. 2008;4(3):22.
Jones JW (condensed). Patenting surgical procedures. Surgery News. 2008;4(5):18.
Jones JW. Commentary on “Blood substitute still under scrutiny.” Surgery News. 2008;4(4):19.
Jones JW. Ethics of introducing new operating room technology. Surgery News. In press.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. The ethics of surgical practice: Cases, dilemmas, and resolutions. New York, NY: Oxford University Press; 2008.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Just how far goes a DNR? J Vasc Surg. 2008;48:1630-1632.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Live operative simulcasts: patient’s donations to surgeon’s educations. J Vasc Surg. 2008;47:476-477.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Resolution of retribution. J Vasc Surg. 2008;48:244-245.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Surgical education: eschewing the doing. J Vasc Surg. 2008;48:1060-1061.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. The shifting sands of senility: cancelled consent. J Vasc Surg. 2008;47:237-238.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Therapeutic boundary intersection disaffection. J Vasc Surg. 2008;47:1116-1118.
Jones JW (condensed). The medical tourist whose outcome went south. Contemporary Surgery. 2008;64:290-291. 
McKneally MF, Singer PA. Teaching bioethics to medical students and postgraduate trainees in the clinical setting. In: Singer PA, Viens A, eds. The Cambridge Textbook of Bioethics. Cambridge University Press; 2008:329-335.
McKneally MF. “We didn’t expect dementia and diapers:” reflections on the Nihon experience with type A aortic dissection in octogenarians. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2008;135:984-985.
Sade RM, for the American Association for Thoracic Surgery Ethics Committee and The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Standards and Ethics Committee. Broadcast of surgical procedures as a teaching instrument in cardiothoracic surgery. Simultaneously published: Ann Thorac Surgery. 2008;86:357-361. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2008;136(2):273-277.
Sade RM. Foundational ethics of the health care system: the moral and practical superiority of free market reforms. J Med Philos. 2008;33(5):461-497.
Sade RM. Religions and cultures of east and west: perspectives on bioethics. J Law Med Ethics. 2008;36(1):7-9.
Sade RM. What benefits all. In: Parker A. Presidential priorities: What values should commander-in-chief hold most dear? The Post and Courier (Charleston, SC). July 20, 2008:E3.
Zlotnik-Shaul R, Langer JC, McKneally MF. Innovation in medical care: examples from surgery. In: Singer PA, Viens A, eds. The Cambridge Textbook of Bioethics. Cambridge University Press; 2008:194-200.

2007

Black L, Sade RM. Lethal injection and physicians: state law vs medical ethics. JAMA. 2007;298(23):2779-2781.
Cohen MS, Jacobs JP, Quintessenza JA, et al. Mentorship, learning curves, and balance. Cardiol Young. 2007 Sep;17(2):164-174. 
Dickey J, Ungerleider R. Managing the demands of professional life. Cardiol Young. 2007 Sep;17(2):138-144.
Himmelstein D, Goodman J, Sade RM. Our health care system at the crossroads: single payer or market reform? Ann Thorac Surg. 2007;84:1435-1446.
Iserson KV, Cerfolio RJ, Sade RM. Politely refuse the pen and note pad: gifts from industry to physicians harm patients. Ann Thorac Surg. 2007;84(4);1077-1084.
Jones JW (condensed). Over-scheduling imposes conflict of commitment. Surgery News. 2007;3:12. 
Jones JW (condensed). The perils of intentional overtreatment. Surgery News. 2007;3:17.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. A comprehensive primer of surgical informed consent. Surg Clin No America. 2007;87:903-918. 
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Going public with amazing cases. J Vasc Surg. 2007;45:1084-1085.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Are ethics practical when externals impact your clinical judgment? J Vasc Surg. 2007;45:1282-1284. 
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Case-load outcome credentialing: taking from the have-nots. J Vasc Surg. 2007;45:214-216.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Ethics of over-scheduling: When enough becomes too much. J Vasc Surg. 2007; 45:635-636. 
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Ethics of unprofessional behavior that disrupts: crossing the line. J Vasc Surg. 2007;45:433-435.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Fiduciary economization: your wealth or your health. J Vasc Surg. In press.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Institutional futility: factual or phony? J Vasc Surg. 2007;46:169-170. 
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Intentional over-treatment: the unmentionable conflict-of-interest. J Vasc Surg. 2007;46:605-607.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Medical tort falls short in court. J Vasc Surg. 2007;46:1303-1305. 
Jones JW, McCullough LB. The extent of informed consent. J Vasc Surg. 2007;46:821-822.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. What to do when an international travelers care goes south. J Vasc Surg. 2007;46:1077-1079.
Jones JW (condensed). “Would the real authors please stand up?” Surgery News. 2007;2:21.  
Jones JW (condensed). Going public with amazing cases. Surgery News. 2007;3:17.  
Jones JW (condensed). When the data do not support the findings. Contemporary Surgery. 2007;63:505-506. 
Jones JW. Why maintain integrity in institutional marketing? Surgery News. 2007; 3:17.
McKneally MF.  Beyond disclosure: managing conflicts of interest to strengthen trust in our profession. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2007;133:300-302.
Oberheu K, Jones J, Sade RM. A surgeon operates on his son: wisdom or hubris? Ann Thorac Surg. 2007;84:723-728.
Sade RM. A national survey of physician-industry relationships. N Engl J Med. 2007;356.
Sade RM. Confidentiality of medical information after death. JAMA. 2007;297(23):2585.
Sade RM. Ethical foundations of health care system reform. Ann Thorac Surg. 2007;84:1429-1431.
Sade RM. Health care disparities in racial and ethnic minority populations. J SC Med Assoc. 2007;103:16-17.
Sade RM. On moralizing and hidden agendas. Am J Bioethics. 2007;7(9):42-43.
Sade RM. Reflections on emerging technologies at the centennial of organ transplantation. J Law Med Ethics. 2007;35(2):235-237.
Ungerleider RM. Whom does the Grail serve? A vision of transformation in thoracic surgery. Ann Thorac Surg. 2007 Jun;83(6):1927-1933. 

2006

Berg P, Cohen E, McKneally M. Controversies in cardiothoracic surgery: should therapeutic cloning be supported to provide stem cells for cardiothoracic research and treatment? J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2006;131:937-940.
Block MI, Khitin LM, Sade RM. Ethical process in publication of human research. Ann Thorac Surg. 2006;82(1):6-11.
Bostick NA, Benjamin R, McMahan J, Sade RM. Withholding information from patients. J Clin Ethics. 2006;17(4).
Bostick NA, Levine MA, Sade RM. The use of quarantine and isolation as public health interventions. Public Health Reports. In press.
Edgell D, Hilborn B, McKneally M. Ethics: enhancing interdisciplinary team practice. Canadian Perfusion. 2006;16:20-24.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. A helping hand bitten: an ethical response to the personal malpractice suits. J Vasc Surg. 2006;43:442-445. 
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Ethics and professionalism: do we need yet another surgeon’s charter? J Vasc Surg. 2006;44:903-906.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. From premiums to payouts: who’s behind the malpractice crisis, anyway? J Vasc Surg. 2006;43:335-338. 
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. My brother’s keeper: the ethics of uncompensated care for illegal immigrants. J Vasc Surg. 2006;44:679-682. 
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Other people’s money: ethics, economics and bad outcomes. J Vasc Surg. 2006;43:564-566. 
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Painted into a corner: unexpected complications in treating a Jehovah's Witness. J Vasc Surg. 2006;44:425-428.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. When the data won’t get you there: the ethics of scientific error, and worse. J Vasc Surg. 2006;43:1308-1310.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Industrial funding of professional foundations: just a new black sheep? J Vasc Surg. 2006;44:1126-1128.   
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Quality credentialing: boon or boondoggle? Ethics of insurance payor credentialing. J Vasc Surg. 2006;1073-1075.   
Jones JW. Compensation conundrum. Surgery News. 2006;2:4.
Jones JW. The surgeon’s autonomy: defining limits in therapeutic decision making. In: Reitsma A, Moreno J, eds. Ethical Guidelines for Innovative Surgery. Hagerstown, PA: University Publishing Group; 2006:75-92.  
Jones, JW (condensed). “Whodunit: ghost surgery and ethical billing." Surgery News. 2006;2:17.
Levin A, Berry S, Kassardjian CD, Howard F, McKneally M.  “Ethics teaching is as important as my clinical education:” a survey of participants in residency education at a single university. UTMJ. 2006;84:60-63.
McKneally M. Put my name on that paper: reflections on the ethics of authorship. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2006;131:517-519.
McKneally MF. Innovation in surgery: ethical issues. Minimal Invasive Chirurgie. 2006;14:134-136.
McKneally MF. Managing expectations and fear. Invited commentary on: Erde E. Indecency in cardiac surgery: a memoir of my education at a super-esteemed medical place (SEMP). J Cardiac Surg. 2006;21:1-2.
Morreim H, Mack MJ, Sade RM. Surgical innovation: too risky to remain unregulated? Ann Thorac Surg. 2006 Dec;82(6):1957.
Sade RM, Blum E. Ethics Forum: Pay-for-performance programs stir controversy: is pay-for-performance a viable way to improve patient care and safety? Am Med News. Nov 6, 2006.
Sade RM. "Surgical research or comic opera" redux. Ann Thorac Surg. 2006 Oct;82(4):1173-1174.
Sade RM. Defining the beginning and the end of human life: implications for ethics, policy, and law. J Law Med Ethics. 2006;34(1):6-7.
Sade RM. Health care disparities in racial and ethnic minority populations. The Scribe. 2006;28:2-3.
Sade RM. The primary obligation of physicians should be to their patients, not to society. J So Carolina Med Assoc. 2006;102(3):81-83.
Sade RM. Reports of clinical trials: ethical aspects. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2006;132(2):245-246.
Taub S, Stewart D, Sade RM. Transplantation of organs from living donors. JAMA. In press.
Vida V, Sade RM, Stellin G. Aldo R. Castaneda. Cardiol Young. 2006 June;16(3):221-228.
Zeller M, Perruzza E, Austin L, et al. Parental understanding of the role of trainees in the ophthalmic care of their children. Ophthalmol. 2006;113:2292-2297.

2005

Jones JW, McCullough LB, Crigger NA, Richman BW. The ethics of administrative credentialing. J Vasc Surg. 2005;41:729-731. 
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Consultation or corruption? The ethics of signing on to the medical-industrial complex. J Vasc Surg. 2005;43:192-195. 
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Ethical nuances of combining romance with medical practice. J Vasc Surg. 2005;41:174-175. 
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Informed consent: its not just a signature on a consent form. Thorac Surg Clin. 2005;15:451-460.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Show me the money: ethics of physician’s income. J Vasc Surg. 2005;42:377-379.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. The ethics of by-lines: would the real authors please stand up? J Vasc Surg. 2005;42:816-818.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. The ethics of operating on a family member. J Vasc Surg. 2005;42:1033-1035.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Whodunit? Ghost surgery and ethical billing. J Vasc Surg. 2005;42:1239-1241. 
Jones JW, McCullough, Richman BW. Physician assisted suicide: has it come of age? Surgery. 2005;138:105-108.
Mavroudis C, Mavroudis CD, Naunheim K, Sade R. Should surgical errors always be disclosed to the patient? Ann Thorac Surg. 2005;80(2):399-408.
McCarthy P, Lamm R, Sade R. Medical ethics collides with public policy: LVAD for a patient with leukemia. Ann Thorac Surg. 2005;80(3:793-798.
McCullough LB, Richman BW, Jones JW.  Withdrawal of life-sustaining low-burden care. J Vasc Surg. 2005;42:167-168.
Nallamothu B, Eagle K, Ferraris V, Sade R. Should coronary artery bypass grafting be regionalized? Ann Thorac Surg. 2005 Nov;80(5):1572-1581.
Reynolds S, Cooper AB, McKneally M. Withdrawing life-sustaining treatment: ethical considerations. Thorac Surg Clin. 2005;15:469-480.
Robb A, Etchells E, Cusimano MD, Cohen R, Singer PA, McKneally M. A randomized trial of teaching bioethics to surgical residents. Am J Surg. 2005;189:453-457.
Sade RM. All we do not know. CTSNet, Inc. https://www.ctsnet.org/article/all-we-do-not-know Published July 25, 2005. Accessed August 1, 2018.
Sade RM. Practical reasons to review cases of plaintiffs. Ann Thorac Surg. 2005;80:381.
Sade RM. The third option. Ann Thorac Surg. 2005;79(3):1092.
Sade RM. Ethical issues in thoracic surgery. Thorac Surg Clin. 2005;15:xi-xiii.
Sade RM. Transplantation at 100 years: Alexis Carrel, 1905. Ann Thorac Surg. 2005;80(6):2415-2418.

2004

Dickey J, Ungerleider RM, Coselli JS, Conklin LD, Sade RM. The surgeon’s work in transition: should surgeons spend more time outside the hospital? Ann Thorac Surg. 2004;77:1145-1151.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Crigger NA, Richman BW. Ethics of introducing new operating room technology. J Vasc Surg. 2004;39:482-483.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Ethic of refusal to treat patients to make a social statement. J Vasc Surg. 2004;40:1057-1059.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Response to critique of boutique medicine paper. J Vasc Surg. 2004;40:263.  
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. An impaired surgeon, a conflict of interest, and supervisory responsibilities. Surgery. 2004;135:449-451.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Clinical disagreements between residents and faculty physicians. J Vasc Surg. 2004;39:270-272.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Ethics and commercial insurance. J Vasc Surg. 2004;39:692-693.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Ethics of boutique medical practice. J Vasc Surg. 2004;39:1354-1355. 
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Ethics of personal advertising in surgery. J Vasc Surg. 2004;40:397-399. 
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Ethics of professional courtesy. J Vasc Surg. 2004;39:1140-1141.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Ethics of serving as a plaintiff’s expert witness. Surgery. 2004;136:100-102. 
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Ethics of surgical innovation to treat rare diseases. J Vasc Surg. 2004;39:918-919. 
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Family surgeon disagreements over interventions. J Vasc. Surg. 2004;40(4):831-832.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Standard of care: what does it really mean? J Vasc Surg. 2004;40:1255-1257.  
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. The ethics of innovative surgical approaches for well-established procedures. J Vasc Surg. 2004;40:199-201. 
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. The military physician’s ethical response to evidence of torture. Surgery. 2004;136:1090-1093.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Training on newly deceased patients. Surgery. 2004;135:108-109.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Stem cell research: obligations when religious values conflict with professional values. J Vasc Surg. 2004;40:589-591.
Jones JW. Response to Zinberg’s letter to the editor. Surgery. 2004;135:118-119.
Kouchoukos NT, Cohn LH, Sade RM. Are surgeons ethically obligated to refer patients to other surgeons who achieve better results? Ann Thorac Surg. 2004;77:757-760.
McKneally MF, Ignagni E, Martin DK, D'Cruz J. The leap to trust: perspective of cholecystectomy patients on informed decision-making and consent. J Am Coll Surg. 2004 July;199(1):51-57.
Sade RM. Evolution, prevention and responses to aggressive behavior and violence. J Law Med Ethics. 2004;32(1):8-17.
Taub S, Morin K, Spillman M, Sade RM. Managing familial risk in genetic testing. Genet Test. 2004;8(3):356-359.
Taub S, Morin K, Spillman M, Sade RM. Safeguards in the use of DNA databanks in genomic research. Genet Med. 2004;6(6):526-529.
Wright L, McKneally M. The ethics of treating ailing visitors. Toronto Star. Aug 15, 2004:A-13.

2003

Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Advanced age, dementia, and an abdominal aneurysm: intervene? J Vasc Surg. 2003;37:1132-1133.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Disclosure of HIV positivity and the limits of confidentiality. J Vasc Surg. 2003;38:1443-1444.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Ethics of institutional marketing. J Vasc Surg. 2003;38:409-410.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Ethics of operative scheduling: fiduciary patient responsibilities, and more. J Vasc Surg. 2003;38:204-205.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Management of disagreements between attending and consultant. J Vasc Surg. 2003;38:1137-1138.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Patient responsibilities, family responsibilities. J Vasc Surg. 2003;37:698-699.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. The ethics of clinical pathways and cost control. J Vasc Surg. 2003;37:1341-1342.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. The ethics of sham research in surgery. J Vasc Surg. 2003;37:482-483.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. The surgeon’s obligations to the non-compliant patient. J Vasc Surg. 2003;38:626-627.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. What to tell patients harmed by other physicians. J Vasc Surg. 2003;38:866-867.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Withdrawal of operative consent. Surgery. 2003;133:692-693.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. A surgeon’s obligations to a Jehovah’s Witness’ child. Surgery. 2003;133:110-111.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Do unto others: justice in surgical education. Surgery. 2003;133:443-444.
Jones JW, Richman BW, McCullough LB. Ethics of patenting surgical procedures. J Vasc Surg. 2003;37:235-236.
Jones JW, Richman BW, McCullough LB. HIV infected surgeon: professional responsibility, business responsibility, and self-interest. J Vasc Surg. 2003;37:914-915.
Jones JW. Informed consent in teaching hospitals. J Vasc Surg. 2003;37:918-919.
Jones JW. Permanent vegetative state. Surgery. 2003;133:122.
McKneally MF, Daar AS. Introducing new technologies: protecting subjects of surgical innovation and research. World J Surg. 2003;27:930-935.
McKneally MF, Sade RM. The prisoner dilemma: should convicted felons have the same access to heart transplantation as ordinary citizens? J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2003;125:451-453.
Sade RM. Assessing initiatives to increase organ donation. Hearing before the subcommittee on oversight and investigations of the committee on energy and commerce of the House of Representatives. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, 2003; Serial No.108-36:51-54.
Sade RM. Publication of unethical research studies: the importance of informed consent. Ann Thorac Surg. 2003;75:325-328.
Sade RM. Complementary and alternative medicine: foundations, ethics, and law. J Law Med Ethics. 2003;31(2):183-90.
Sade RM. Why illegal aliens get a place in line: Duke case involved a serious medical error, not a transplant policy violation. Modern Healthcare. March 31, 2003:16.
Taub S, Maixner A, Morin K, Sade RM. Cadaveric organ donation: encouraging the study of motivation. Transplantation. 2003;76:748-751.
Zlotnik-Shaul R, McKneally MF. Ethical considerations for innovations and clinical trials. Sem Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2003;15:380-385.

2002

Bondeson WB, Jones JW. Introduction to the ethics of managed care. In: Bondison WB, Jones JW, eds. The ethics of managed care: Professional integrity and patient rights. Kluwer Academic Publishers; 2002:9-12.
Gill M, Sade RM. Payment for kidneys: the case for repealing prohibition. Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal. 2002;12(1):17-46.
Reprinted in:  Levine C, ed. Taking sides: Clashing views on controversial bioethical issues. 10th ed. McGraw-Hill/Dushkin; 2003.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Surgeon-industry relationships: ethically responsible management of conflicts of interest. J Vasc Surg. 2002 Apr;35(4):825-826.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Abdominal aortic aneurysm in a death row inmate. J Vasc Surg. 2002 Mar;35(3):621-622.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. A surgeon’s obligations when performing new procedures. J Vasc Surg. 2002 Feb;35(2):409-410.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. When to refer to another surgeon. J Vasc Surg. 2002 Jan;35(1):192.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Arsenic and old lace: end-of-life care in the postoperative period. Surgery. 2002;131:583-584.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Refusal of life-saving treatment in the aged. J Vasc Surg. 2002;35:1068. 
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Futility and surgical intervention. J Vasc Surg. 2002;35(6):1305.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Complying with advance directives in the operating room. J Vasc Surg. 2002;36:199-200.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. When does conventional surgical therapy become research? J Vasc Surg. 2002;36:423-424.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Consent for residents to perform surgery. J Vasc Surg. 2002;36:655-656.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Disclosure of intraoperative events. Surgery. 2002;132:531-532.
Jones JW. Surgical databases: ethics in evolution. Ann Thorac Surg. 2002;74:983-985.
Jones JW, Richman BW, McCullough LB. The public’s right to know? Surgical treatment of public figures. J Vasc Surg. 2002;36:865-866.
Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Professional self-regulation: eyewitness to incompetent surgery. J Vasc Surg. 2002;36:1091-1092.
McCullough LB, Richman BW, Jones JW. Nonmonetary conflicts of interest. J Vasc Surg. 2002;36:1309-1310.
McKneally MF. Controversies in cardiothoracic surgery: is it ethical to advertise surgical results to increase referrals? J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2002;123:839-841.
McKneally MF. Commentary on “Ethics and Innovation in Medicine” by GJ Agich. Cardiothoracic Digest. 2002 Mar.
Morin K, Rakatansky H, Riddick FA Jr, et al. Managing conflicts of interest in the conduct of clinical trials. JAMA. 2002;287(1):78-84.
Sade RM, McKneally MF, Guinn DE. Witnessing death, preserving life: an ethical dilemma (hypothetical case); Witnessing death as lifesaving treatment is withheld; Honor the patient's wishes; Editorial comment on McKneally's and Guinn's Discussions. Ann Thorac Surg. 2002;74:1429-1433.
Sade RM, McKneally M. Responsibilities of investigators. Simultaneously published: J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2002;123:837-838. Ann Thorac Surg. 2002;73:1364-1365.
Sade RM. Profits and professionalism. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2002;123:403-405.
Sade RM. Research on stored biological samples is still research. Arch Int Med. 2002;162(13):1439-1440.
Sade RM. HIV/AIDS as an epidemic: ethical issues at the 20th anniversary. Health Care Anal. 2002;10(1):1-4.
Sade RM. Medicine and morals, managed care and markets. In: Bondeson WB, Jones JW, ed. The Ethics of Managed Care: Professional Integrity and Patient Rights. Med Philosophy Book Series. Kluwer Academic Publishers; 2002;76:55-74.
Sade RM, Kay N, Pitzer S, Drake P, Baliga P, Haines S. Increasing organ donation: a successful new concept. Transplantation. 2002;74:1142-1146.

2001

Jones JW, McCullough LB. Consent for an intraoperative video record. J Vasc Surg. 2001 Dec;34(6):1133-1134.
Jones JW, McCullough LB. Religiously-based treatment refusal. J Vasc Surg. 2001 Nov;34(5):952.
Jones JW. The question of racial bias in thoracic surgery: appearances and realities. Ann Thorac Surg. 2001;72:6-8.
Lipman AJ, Sade RM, Glotzbach AL, Lancaster CJ, Marshall MF. The incremental value of internet-based instruction in ethics: a prospective randomized study. Academ Med. 2001;76(10):72-76.
McCullough LB, Jones JW. Postoperative futility: a clinical algorithm for setting limits. Brit J Surg. 2001;88:1153-1154.
McKneally MF. “We don’t do that here:” reflections on the Sienna experience with dissecting aneurysms of the thoracic aorta in octogenarians. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2001;121:202-203. See also: Reply. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2001;122:1049a-1050a.
McKneally MF. A bypass for the IRB: reflections on the Cleveland Clinic study of the batista operation. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2001;121:837-839.
McKneally MF. Commentary on “Clinical ethics committees: a worldwide development” by A Slowther, T Hope, R Ashcroft. Cardiothoracic Digest. 2001 Jun. 
McKneally MF. Commentary on “Harm, ethics committees and the gene therapy death” by J Savulescu. Cardiothoracic Digest. 2001 Aug.
McKneally MF. Commentary on “When is surgery research? Towards an operational definition of human research” by CE Margo. Cardiothoracic Digest. 2001 Mar.
Parmley WW, Sanderson RG. Issues and ethics of the hiring of cardiothoracic surgeons by cardiology practices. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2001;38(1);268-269.
Sade RM, Morin K. Principles of medical ethics: the proposed revision of 2001. J So Carolina Med Assoc. 2001;97(2):72-75.
Sade RM. Autonomy and beneficence in an information age. Health Care Analysis. 2001;9(3):247-254.
Sade RM. Deceiving insurance companies: new expression of an ancient tradition. Ann Thorac Surg. 2001;72:1449-1453.
Sanderson RG. Ethical and legal concerns in relationships with cardiologists. Simultaneously published: Ann Thorac Surg. 2001;72:3-5. J Innovative Management. 2001;19-41.

2000

Arnold J, Sade RM. Treating pain: new guidelines for using controlled substances. J So Carolina Med Assoc. 2000;96(3):105-110.
Jones JW. Ethics of rapid surgical technological advancement. Ann Thorac Surg. 2000;69:676-677.
McKneally MF. An entrustment model of consent for surgical treatment of life-threatening illness: perspective of patients requiring esophagectomy. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2000;120:264-269.
McKneally MF. Commentary on “Bioethics of the refusal of blood by Jehovah’s Witnesses: part 3. A proposal for a don’t-ask-don’t-tell policy” by O Muramoto. Cardiothoracic Digest. 2000 Feb.
McKneally MF. Commentary on “Can unequal be more fair?: A response to Andrew Avins” by SJL Edwards, DA Braunholtz. Cardiothoracic Digest. 2000 Aug.
McKneally MF. Commentary on “Infectious health care workers: should patients be told?” by O Blatchford, SJ O’Brien, M Blatchford, A Taylor. Cardiothoracic Digest. 2000 Apr.
McKneally MF. Commentary on “Starting clinical trials of xenotransplantation – reflections on the ethics of the early phase” by S Welin. Cardiothoracic Digest. 2000 Nov.
Sade RM, Williams TH, Perlman DJ, Haney CL, Stroud M. Ethics gap in surgery. Ann Thorac Surg. 2000;69:326-329.